Olivia Cianciulli began her formal ballet training at both the Central Wisconsin School of Ballet in Wausau, Wisconsin under the direction of Madame Waltraud Karkar and Academie de la Danse under Marlene Turbin-Weldon. In addition, Mrs. Cianciulli studied abroad at Krakowska Zawodowa Szkola Baletowa in Krakow, Poland as well at The Royal Academy of Dance in London. Mrs. Cianciulli continued her pre professional training at both The Joffrey Ballet School and Interlochen Arts Academy under director Mark Borchelt before accepting admission into the Hartt Conservatory Dance Department under directors Miguel Companeria and Hilda Morales. Olivia has studied under Irina Kolpakova , Gabrielle Whittle, Val Caniparoli, Vladilen Semenov, Yumelia Garcia, Jean-Paul Comelin, Charthel Russel and Derryl Yeager. Mrs. Cianciulli danced professionally for The Ballet Theatre of Maryland under director Diana Cuatto, Charlottesville Ballet under directors Emily Mott and Sara Jenson and, most recently, The Louisville Ballet under director Robert Curran. Olivia holds her PBT certification as well as ABT NTC certification PP-L5.